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Trump’s new immigration bill is ‘dead on arrival’ — but its real value could be shoring up his immigration strategy for 2020

The Trump administration unveiled an immigration proposal Thursday that lawmakers from both parties have widely criticised, and fails to include several key immigration issues facing the country. The plan would both impose steeper security measures at the US-Mexico border and give preference to highly educated immigrants with job offers, President […]
Trump’s new immigration bill is ‘dead on arrival’ — but its real value could be shoring up his immigration strategy for 2020
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Jared Kushner reportedly tried to pitch Republicans on a new immigration plan but couldn’t answer basic questions about it

Republican lawmakers were reportedly underwhelmed by a White House plan for immigration reform, which was spearheaded by Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law. He was unable to answer key questions about the plan, leaving Stephen Miller, a senior White House adviser and immigration hard-liner, to explain the proposal, The Washington […]
Jared Kushner reportedly tried to pitch Republicans on a new immigration plan but couldn’t answer basic questions about it
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2020 Democrats rejected Trump’s latest ‘compromise’ to end the shutdown — here’s what they had to say

Democrats this weekend roundly rejected President Donald Trump’s offer to extend protections for Dreamers in exchange for funding for his border wall. Potential presidential candidates including Kirsten Gillibrand, Elizabeth Warren, Kamala Harris, and Bernie Sanders accused the president of using Dreamers as bargaining chips and urged him to end the […]
2020 Democrats rejected Trump’s latest ‘compromise’ to end the shutdown — here’s what they had to say
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Trump’s ‘common-sense compromise’ on immigration to end the US government shutdown isn’t a compromise at all, critics say

President Donald Trump on Saturday offered Democrats an immigration deal that would exchange his requested $US5.7 billion in border-wall funding with temporary protections for Dreamers and other immigrants. The government has been shut down for 29 days over Trump’s demand for the wall funding, and Congressional Democrats’ refusal to grant […]
Trump’s ‘common-sense compromise’ on immigration to end the US government shutdown isn’t a compromise at all, critics say